Spain hunts driver who killed 13 in Barcelona, says foils bomb plot

Spain mounted a sweeping anti-terror operation on Friday after a suspected Islamist militant drove a van into crowds in Barcelona, killing 13 people before fleeing, in what police suspect was one of multiple planned attacks

Suspect charged with murder after car hits protesters at 'Nazi' rally in Virginia

Police have charged a 20-year-old man with second-degree murder after a car was driven into a crowd protesting against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia

Anti-immigration group mistakes bus seats for burqas


AN ANTI-IMMIGRATION group in Norway is being mocked by social media users after they mistook empty bus seats for Muslim women wearing burqas

Dr Hamed Al Suwaidi sheds light on the heart of the Emirati Home

This year has witnessed some outstanding highlights on the culture of the UAE, starting from the announcement of the UK-UAE 2017 year of cultural collaboration launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces

New Zealand storms prompt severe weather warnings, mobilisation of troops


Christchurch on New Zealand's South Island has declared a state of emergency amid a severe storm which has already seen hundreds of homes evacuated across the country, highways cut and soldiers called in to help provide emergency services

Nearly 150 UK buildings fail safety tests after Grenfell Tower fire


Nearly 150 high-rise buildings have failed safety tests introduced after the deadly Grenfell Tower fire in west London, a spokeswoman for UK Prime Minister Theresa May has said

Turkey's Erdogan says Arab demands on Qatar unlawful


President Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday dismissed calls for Turkey to close a military base in Qatar and said a wider list of demands issued by four Arab states was an unlawful intervention against the Gulf emirate's sovereignty

UK police charge Darren Osborne with terrorism-related murder, attempted murder


British police have charged a man with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder over an incident in which a van was driven at Muslim worshippers leaving a mosque after prayers earlier this week

FACE OF TERROR: London mosque attacker unmasked


The 47-year-old Englishman has been held by police after the rampage and is being questioned on suspicion of murder and terrorism offences, according to the Metropolitan Police

Several injured in London after reports of vehicle ramming pedestrians


Several people were injured in north London early on Monday after reports that a vehicle rammed into pedestrians, British police said

Missing sailors found dead below decks on board stricken US Navy destroyer

The search for seven US Navy sailors missing after their destroyer collided with a cargo ship in waters off Japan has been called off after several bodies were found in the ship's flooded compartments, including sleeping quarters.

London fire: Desperate families take to social media amid hunt for bodies in Grenfell Tower's charred remains


Desperate family and friends of missing Grenfell Tower residents have taken to social media to appeal for information, as authorities continue to search the gutted London apartment block for more bodies

Man with knife arrested outside UK Parliament


British police said counter-terrorism officers would investigate a knife-wielding man arrested outside Parliament, although they had not declared it as a terrorist incident

London tower fire death toll rises to 30 as police work to recover and identify victims

The confirmed death toll from the Grenfell Tower fire in London has risen to 30, with 12 people still in a critical condition in hospital, police said

London tower fire: Theresa May orders public inquiry into blaze as death toll rises to 17


The death toll from the London tower fire has risen to 17 and is expected to rise further, UK police say

Six dead, toll expected to rise after inferno rips through London tower block


Fire has engulfed a 24-storey block of flats in central London, killing six people people, injuring at least 50 more and trapping some residents inside the towering inferno

Deaths confirmed after inferno rips through London tower block



Fire has engulfed a 24-storey block of flats in central London, killing an unknown number of people, injuring at least 50 more and trapping some residents inside the towering inferno

IS leader reportedly ‘killed in Syria’


IS took over all levels of civil administration, rewriting school curriculums, establishing Islamic courts and creating police units to implement Islamic law

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi freed from prison in Zintan

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, has been released from prison, according to fighters who control the facility

London Bridge attackers had tried to hire 8.3 ton truck: police

The three Islamists who killed eight people after driving a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and then attacking nearby revelers had initially tried to hire a 7.5 tonne (8.3 ton) truck, the head of the UK capital's counter-terrorism unit said